This role is responsible for the financial accounting and processing across the Department, ensuring that appropriate accounting standards and financial directions are followed at all times.

The postholder leads and manages the work of the Financial Accounts section.

Knowledge & Skill:
– The postholder must be a CCAB qualified accountant with a minimum of 3 years post qualification experience in a financial accounting role and should be educated to degree level.
– The postholder must have a minimum of 5 years experience working within an audit and accountancy environment and be able to demonstrate a significant technical proficiency in financial management and procedures.
– The postholder must have an excellent knowledge of accounting standards issued by the Accounting Standards Board, experience of the application of International Financial Reporting Standards, and the ability to apply these skills and the requirements of the Finance law to the production of statutory and management accounts.
– The postholder must have proven experience of managing staff.
– Proficiency in the use of financial software packages and experience in the development of spreadsheets, combined with the ability to analyse and present financial and statistical information with clarity and accuracy are essential.
– Knowledge and experience in the development, implementation and recording of financial controls and procedures are required.
– The postholder must have excellent organisational skills and the ability to meet strict financial deadlines. High levels of confidentiality are essential.
– The postholder must have excellent oral and written communication skills and a demonstrable ability to communicate effectively with and provide technical advice/guidance to senior stakeholders and operational managers.

Please contact ASL on 500 000.

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